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#c9b8f6 Hex Color Code

#c9b8f6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9b8f6 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #c9b8f6 is comprised of 78.82% red, 72.16% green and 96.47% blue. In the HSL color space #c9b8f6 has a hue of 256° (degrees), 78% saturation and 84% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 432.44 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#c9b8f6 linear gradient to complementary #dbe6c8

  1. #c9b8f6
  2. #cdc0ef
  3. #d1c7e7
  4. #d4cfdf
  5. #d6d7d8
  6. #d9ded0
  7. #dbe6c8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a393cf
  2. #b09fdc
  3. #bcace9
  4. #c9b8f6
  5. #d6c5ff
  6. #e3d1ff
  7. #f0deff

Tones

  1. #c9b8f6
  2. #ccbdf1
  3. #cec2ec
  4. #d1c8e7
  5. #d3cde1
  6. #d5d2dc
  7. #d7d7d7

Tints and Shades

#c9b8f6 to white

  1. #c9b8f6
  2. #d2c4f8
  3. #dccff9
  4. #e5dbfb
  5. #eee7fc
  6. #f6f3fe
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c9b8f6 to black

  1. #c9b8f6
  2. #a497c8
  3. #81779d
  4. #605873
  5. #403b4c
  6. #232028
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 87 9 304 / Ultram.violett Brill. 20
      #d0bcf8
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. 85 7 288 / Ultram.violett Hell 30
      #c4bcf0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. Eater Bunny P4-B2-2
      #d0b8ec
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Imagination P1-C2-3
      #c8c0f4
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R60B
      #c5b0e6
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R50B
      #c7b2e3
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 942 C
      #c0aee7
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 9344 C
      #d1b6e4
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  8. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 5.222 / LRV ≈ 51.9%

#c9b8f6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b8f6 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #c9b8f6">…</p>

#c9b8f6 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #c9b8f6">…</p>

#c9b8f6 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9b8f6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13220086
Binary
11001001, 10111000, 11110110
Hexadecimal
#c9b8f6
LRV
≈ 53.4%
Closest short hex
#cbf ΔE = 1.755
RGB
rgb(201, 184, 246)
RGBA
rgba(201, 184, 246, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.292, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 78.824%, yellow: 72.157%, blue: 96.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3557130 / 0xffc9b8f6
HSL
hsl(256, 78%, 84%)
HSLA
hsla(256, 78%, 84%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 256° (256.452), saturation: 25% (0.252), value: 96% (0.965)
HSP
hue: 256.452, saturation: 25.203%, perceived brightness: 77.298%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 275.900, S: 84.888, L: 78.082
Cubehelix
H: -108.932, S: 0.570, L: 0.768
TSL
T: -3.650, S: 0.059, L: 0.769
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.183), magenta: 25% (0.252), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.035)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 4% (0.035)
XYZ
X: 57.859, Y: 53.352, Z: 94.421
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.259, Y: 53.352
CIELab
L: 78.082, a: 18.227, b: -28.510
CIELuv
L: 78.082, u: 4.999, v: -48.371
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.082, C: 33.838, H: 302.591
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.082, C: 48.629, H: 275.900
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.042, a: 13.570, b: -25.513
CIECAM02
J: 71.270, C: 34.625, h: 289.728, Q: 166.327, M: 30.279, s: 42.667, H: 327.792
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -5.159, green: -1.567
LMS
L: 49.985, M: 50.431, S: 93.752
YCbCr
Y: 184.501, Cb: 152.702, Cr: 131.061
YCoCg
Y: 203.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: 39.000
YDbDr
Y: 196.151, Db: 74.996, Dr: -9.207
YPbPr
Y: 192.085, Pb: 29.045, Pr: 5.648
xvYCC
Y: 180.967, Cb: 153.514, Cr: 132.961
YIQ
Y: 196.151, I: -9.791, Q: 22.885
YUV
Y: 196.151, U: 24.533, V: 4.254
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.317
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.854

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